Are B-BBEE Trusts still valid and what are the requirements?
October 11, 2021
The objective of B-BBEE is to increase the effective participation of black people in the South African economy and promote a more equitable income distribution. In this regard, trusts can provide financial benefits to more black people than individual ownership structures can.
What type of information should be included in a PAIA manual?
October 04, 2021
The Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) requires that entities declare and categorise the information available in their businesses in the form of a Manual, which must be submitted to the Information Regulator, while a copy thereof must at all times be available on the business’s premises and website.
Understanding the “spirit” of uBuntu and how it links to B-BBEE and South African law
September 30, 2021
What is the Spirit of uBuntu? uBuntu is essentially about togetherness, and how all our actions have an impact on others and on society.
A practical guide to the proposed Legal Sector Codes and the legalis fraternitas (the legal fraternity)
September 27, 2021
Initially B-BBEE Compliance in the Legal Industry was crucial for procurement, however, the proposed Legal Sector Codes aim to regulate B-BBEE regardless of State affiliation.
What are the Property Practitioner’s B-BBEE compliance requirements in terms of the new Property Practitioners Act?
September 17, 2021
What are the Property Practitioner’s Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) compliance requirements in terms of the new Property Practitioners Act, 2019 (Act No. 22 of 2019)?
Employer guidelines with regard to CCMA procedures
September 10, 2021
Every employer has been, or most likely will in future be summoned to the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) by an employee or former employee. It would therefore be helpful to ensure that they know the procedures and have made the necessary preparations to present a decent case at the CCMA.